# mount-everest - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cyclist Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# mount-everest - Monday 30 May, 2016
Robert Gropel and his wife Maria Strydom were climbing Mount Everest together earlier this month when she died.
# mount-everest - Monday 28 September, 2015
Nobukazu Kuriki lost nine fingers to frostbite in 2012 on Everest. He is the only climber trying to summit the world’s highest mountain this year.
# mount-everest - Saturday 18 July, 2015
It can be as simple as breathing in and breathing out.
# mount-everest - Wednesday 29 April, 2015
One Nepalese man was removed from the rubble after 82 hours. He said he survived by drinking his own urine.
# mount-everest - Monday 27 April, 2015
It’s the Himalayan nation’s deadliest disaster in more than 80 years.
# mount-everest - Sunday 26 April, 2015
Efforts are being made to contact some 50 Irish citizens in the quake-hit region.
# mount-everest - Friday 17 April, 2015
# mount-everest - Sunday 31 August, 2014
The best way to climb Everest is to do it fast,” says Adrian Ballinger.
# mount-everest - Monday 26 May, 2014
Derek Mahon from Dublin and Noel Hanna from County Down reached the mountain’s summit on Saturday.
# mount-everest - Tuesday 29 April, 2014
The deadly avalanche of 18 April led to labour dispute and a closure of the mountain route.
# mount-everest - Sunday 20 April, 2014
13 guides were killed and nine were plucked to safety after an ice avalanche smashed into their expedition on Friday.
# mount-everest - Friday 18 April, 2014
Everyone’s talking about Jill Meagher, pubs being closed, and disaster at Mount Everest.
# mount-everest - Monday 3 March, 2014
Each member of an expedition must bring back at least eight kilos of rubbish, apart from their own trash.
# mount-everest - Wednesday 29 May, 2013
# mount-everest - Sunday 26 May, 2013
Twenty years ago this week, Dawson Stelfox became the first Irish person to reach the summit of Mount Everest. This extract from Everest Calling: The Irish Journey, chronicles the last leg of this challenging expedition.
# mount-everest - Friday 17 May, 2013
He already broke the world record in 2007 but it was beaten four years later.
# mount-everest - Tuesday 30 April, 2013
Nothing like a bit of fisticuffs at 6,500m above sea level.
# mount-everest - Wednesday 3 April, 2013
Eli Reimer is the first person with his condition to reach the base camp, which is 5,364 metres above sea level.
# mount-everest - Friday 28 September, 2012
The plane was carrying trekkers to the Mount Everest region when the crash occurred just minutes after takeoff.
# mount-everest - Friday 15 June, 2012
Former President Mary Robinson and novelist Edna O’Brien were among the 25 women celebrated last night.
# mount-everest - Tuesday 29 May, 2012
The Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon marks the first conquest of the famous mountain every year.
# mount-everest - Monday 21 May, 2012
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# mount-everest - Monday 9 April, 2012
A virtual visit to Everest base camp and one of the most dangerous airports in the world…
# mount-everest - Sunday 25 September, 2011
The plane hit the roof of a house and disintegrated into several pieces just south of the capital. Kathmandu.
# mount-everest - Saturday 28 May, 2011
Tributes are paid to John Delaney in Co Laois, as his wife describes losing her “husband, hero and best friend”.
# mount-everest - Friday 27 May, 2011
Delaney, a successful businessman who founded the market prediction company Intrade, died last weekend just 50 metres from the summit of Everest. Business colleagues have been paying tribute to him after his tragic death.
# mount-everest - Wednesday 25 May, 2011
John Delaney, the Irishman who died while trying to reach the summit of Mount Everest last weekend, did not know that his wife had given birth to a little girl in the days before his death.
# mount-everest - Tuesday 24 May, 2011
John Delaney, 41, hadn’t been told that his wife gave birth before he died on Saturday only 50 metres from the summit.